Brisbane man arrested, two international warrants issued in foreign bribery investigation

Posted on November 20, 2020

Last month, following a nine year investigation into foreign bribery, the Australian Federal Police (AFP) made one arrest, and issued a further two arrest warrants, in relation to the Leighton Holdings case.

This longest running foreign bribery investigation in Australia’s history relates to two crude oil contracts made in 2010 and 2011 between Leighton Offshore Pty Ltd and Iraq Crude Oil Export, for the development and installation of onshore and offshore oil pipelines in Iraq.

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